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2008 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Secondhand Smoke I-AFRICAN AMERICANS

Inside indoor workplaces, do you THINK smoking should be allowed in all areas,
some areas or not allowed at all?

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Allowed in all areas Allowed in some areas Not allowed at all Don't know/Not sure
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 15,414 173 1.2 1.0- 1.5 3,651 24.3 23.2-25.4 11,293 73.0 71.9-74.1 297 1.4 1.2- 1.7
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 2,292 25 1.4 0.9- 2.4 582 26.4 23.7-29.4 1,645 71.0 68.1-73.9 40 1.1 0.7- 1.6
GENDER
Males 693 13 1.8 1.0- 3.5 227 32.8 27.9-38.2 440 64.5 59.1-69.5 13 0.8 0.5- 1.6
Females 1,599 12 1.1 0.5- 2.5 355 21.0 18.4-24.0 1,205 76.6 73.5-79.4 27 1.3 0.8- 2.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 24 0 0.0 . - . 2 4.7 1.1-18.1 22 95.3 81.9-98.9 0 0.0 . - .
Non-Hispanic 2,256 25 1.5 0.9- 2.4 576 26.5 23.7-29.5 1,616 70.9 67.9-73.8 39 1.1 0.7- 1.6
AGE
18-24 79 1 1.5 0.2- 9.8 20 36.1 22.6-52.1 58 62.5 46.6-76.0 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 262 3 1.6 0.5- 5.2 64 22.7 17.0-29.7 193 75.0 67.9-81.0 2 0.7 0.2- 2.8
35-44 399 2 1.1 0.3- 4.1 79 20.5 15.8-26.2 317 78.3 72.5-83.1 1 0.1 0.0- 1.0
45-54 514 7 1.2 0.5- 3.3 143 28.2 23.3-33.6 359 69.5 64.0-74.6 5 1.1 0.4- 3.1
55-64 442 4 2.2 0.7- 6.8 122 27.5 22.4-33.3 309 69.1 63.0-74.5 7 1.2 0.5- 2.8
65-74 345 5 1.4 0.5- 4.0 91 30.6 24.6-37.4 241 65.4 58.6-71.7 8 2.5 1.1- 5.6
75+ 230 3 1.3 0.3- 4.9 58 25.6 18.8-33.8 152 67.9 59.7-75.2 17 5.1 3.0- 8.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 421 8 3.5 1.5- 8.3 114 27.9 22.1-34.6 282 65.3 58.2-71.7 17 3.3 1.8- 5.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 800 7 1.0 0.3- 2.8 238 34.1 28.7-39.9 539 64.0 58.3-69.4 16 0.9 0.5- 1.6
Some Post-H.S. 569 6 1.3 0.5- 3.2 151 25.5 20.7-30.9 408 72.6 67.1-77.5 4 0.6 0.2- 2.1
College Graduate 497 4 1.1 0.3- 4.0 78 13.8 10.2-18.3 412 84.6 79.8-88.4 3 0.6 0.2- 2.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 415 11 2.9 1.4- 6.0 125 33.9 27.2-41.4 269 61.6 54.3-68.5 10 1.5 0.8- 3.0
$15,000- 24,999 493 5 2.1 0.7- 6.3 136 27.6 21.9-34.1 345 69.4 62.7-75.4 7 0.8 0.3- 2.1
$25,000- 34,999 292 1 0.9 0.1- 6.0 86 35.4 26.3-45.7 202 62.7 52.6-71.8 3 1.1 0.3- 4.3
$35,000- 49,999 316 3 1.0 0.2- 4.2 64 21.6 16.1-28.4 246 76.7 69.8-82.3 3 0.7 0.2- 2.2
$50,000-74,999 248 1 0.2 0.0- 1.3 56 21.7 15.6-29.3 190 78.0 70.4-84.0 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1
$75,000+ 235 2 0.8 0.2- 3.5 35 11.5 7.6-17.0 198 87.7 82.1-91.7 0 0.0 . - .
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 915 13 2.3 1.1- 4.7 249 27.8 23.3-32.9 631 68.3 63.2-73.0 22 1.6 1.0- 2.6
No 1,328 11 0.9 0.4- 1.9 324 26.0 22.5-29.8 975 72.2 68.4-75.8 18 0.8 0.5- 1.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 287 5 2.7 0.9- 7.5 88 32.0 23.9-41.2 193 65.2 56.1-73.4 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7
Non-Veteran 2,005 20 1.2 0.7- 2.1 494 25.4 22.6-28.5 1,452 72.1 69.0-75.0 39 1.3 0.9- 1.9

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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